NAESP, in partnership with NASSP, Johns Hopkins University and American Institute for Research, has developed a research-based framework that will serve to shape policy around effective principal evaluations.

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Developed by practicing principals, the report reflects the best of their expertise and knowledge about principal evaluation and:

  • Identifies six key domains of school leadership
  • Describes essential features of comprehensive evaluation systems
  • Offers a roadmap for policymakers to follow in the development of these systems






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Executive Summary
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